Rahman Oladigbolu, based in Boston, U.S., is a writer and filmmaker best known in the continent for winning the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2015, for Best Film by An African Living Abroad with his debut In America.
Writers’ body to FG: Rethink natural disaster management, climate change issues
The Federal Government has been urged to rethink natural disaster management strategies in the country so as to mitigate them and prevent needless loss of lives and suffering when they occur.
University managment can do more to curb excesses of academics
Lola Akande’s novel, What It Takes, her second novel, a fictional account of how some university teachers dehumanise their students, especially PhD candidates, offers a sharp criticism of a system with little internal control measures to rein in its loose operators.
A festschrift in honour of Ukala @70
Distinguished professor of Theatre Arts, Samuel Chinedun Ukala, will clock 70 on April 18, 2018. The celebrated playwright, poet, short story writer, actor, teacher, theorist, director, anthologist, historian, and administrator is an alumnus of the famous University of Nigeria
Unveiling of literary talents at Ibadan Young Writers Summit
New literary stars were ‘christened’ and ‘unleashed’ on the world stage at the well-attended final of the Ibadan Young Writers Summit 2017 inside the iconic bowl of Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan, on August 8, 2017.
More thrills from Uganda
After two days of nonstop amazing adventures in Jinja, east of Uganda, it was time to finally experience Kampala! Kampala is the major city hub of Uganda, just like Lagos is to Nigeria.
Daba… I will never do anything apart from acting
Before the advent of pay TV, when NTA was the ultimate station that aired family-oriented dramas, where parents didn’t have to monitor what their wads watched, Sadik Daba was already a star in one of the most popular weekly educational and entertainment series, Cock Crow at Dawn..
Krizbeatz lands in Dubai for boss whine video shoot
For producer and songwriter, Krizbeatz, producing music is not the only way to keep one ‘sbrand afloat in the music industry. This explains his determination and readiness to put his music career on the map.
James Ene Henshaw… A legend remembered 10 years on
Born on August 29, 1924 in Calabar, Nigeria, he attended the National University of Ireland (1943-49) and University of Wales Postgraduate School, Cardiff, United Kingdom, where he qualified a chest physician.